Janus Henderson Investors Communications Manager, Investments (London or Denver) in London, United Kingdom

Janus Henderson Global Investors is a leading independent global asset manager, dedicated to delivering the best outcomes for clients through a broad range of actively managed funds.

We provide our institutional, retail and high net-worth individuals with access to skilled investment professionals representing a broad range of asset classes including, equities, fixed income, multi asset and alternatives.

We are a team of independent thinkers who work tirelessly to help our clients achieve their goals – and we do it by fostering an energetic and collaborative culture that ensures our people love the place they work.

Headquartered in London, Janus Henderson is a truly global asset manager with a diverse geographic footprint, managing assets from 27 offices globally and employing more than 2,000 staff.

Title: Communications Project Manager, Investments

The Company

Janus Henderson Global Investors is a leading independent global asset manager, dedicated to delivering the best outcomes for clients through a highly diversified range of actively-managed products.

We support our individual and institutional investors across a range of products, encompassing equities, fixed income, multi-asset and alternatives.

We are a team of independent and innovative thinkers who work tirelessly to help our clients achieve their goals – and we do it by fostering an energetic and collaborative culture that ensures our people love the place they work.

Janus Henderson is a truly global asset manager with a diverse geographic footprint, employing more than 2,000 staff in 27 offices globally. Headquartered in London, we are dual-listed on the New York Stock Exchange and the Australian Securities Exchange.

Overview of the Role

The Communications Project Manager is responsible for developing, coordinating, and implementing internal communication initiatives in support of the Janus Henderson Investment Leadership Team. In this role you will manage various forms of communication across a variety of subject matters, while working independently and collaboratively to implement strategic communications initiatives.

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Develop and implement a highly effective communications infrastructure, identifying opportunities for automation where appropriate. Create and aggregate of investment related materials prepared for various Boards including US mutual fund trustee board, JHG corporate board and UCITS fund trustee board.

  • Partner with investment senior leadership to create quarterly departmental presentations for all investment staff or a targeted subset.

  • Facilitate the review and distribution of Investment Policy Statements (IPS) throughout the organization.

  • Support the development and delivery of internal announcements from investments senior leadership.

  • Create high quality materials for investment leadership presentations to external parties.

  • Draft communications to Trustees and strategic stakeholders on behalf of Global CIO, as needed.

  • Prepare responses to 15c questions as part of the annual US mutual fund trustee board process.

  • Ongoing management of the executive investment management RFP content.

  • Serve as primary point of contact for investment related communication needs.

  • Other work and projects as assigned.

Other Functions

Assumes additional duties as assigned.

Technical Skills and Qualifications

  • B.S. or B.A.; major in finance, business, economics or equivalent work experience required.

  • Some job related experience

  • Ability to work cooperatively in a fast paced, team environment.

  • Ability to set goals, work independently and meet deadlines.

  • Solid understanding of data related to portfolio attribution, contribution and risk measures.

  • Experience with presentation development and delivery.

  • Strong organizational skills.

  • Strong analytical and problem solving skills.

  • Ability to handle sensitive information appropriately

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.

  • Experience with writing and editing various type of communication.

Ongoing competence in the role to be assessed by:

  • Annual Performance Appraisal.

  • Completion of all assigned Compliance training.

U.K. Compliance Requirements

At a minimum the role requires the individual to:

  • Place the interest of Henderson’s Clients first and always act in accordance with TCF (Treating Customers Fairly) principles

  • Understand and comply with any federal, state, and foreign laws and regulations applicable for the role, and seeking the guidance of Compliance if this is unclear at any time

  • Understand and comply with all relevant Henderson policies applicable for the role, and seeking the guidance of the relevant policy owner if this is unclear at any time.

The individual in the role is ultimately accountable for his/her own actions and is responsible for seeking further information on any or all of the above as necessary.

Janus Henderson Investors (including its subsidiaries) will not maintain existing or sponsor new industry registrations or licenses where not supported by an employee’s job functions (as determined by Janus Henderson Investors at its sole discretion).

All applicants must be willing to comply with the provisions of Janus Henderson Investors' Investment Advisory Code of Ethics related to personal securities activities and other disclosure and certification requirements, including past political contributions and political activities. Applicants’ past political contributions or activity may impact applicants’ eligibility for this position. Janus Henderson Investors is an equal opportunity / Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status. All applications are subject to background checks.